United Announces New Service Between Denver And Dickinson, N.D.
United Express Flights Will Operate Twice Daily
CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2013
CHICAGO, Feb. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --United Airlines today announced plans to
launch twice-daily nonstop service from its Denver hub to Dickinson, N.D.,
beginning June 6, 2013. ExpressJet Airlines will operate the United Express
service using 50-seat regional jet aircraft.
"These new flights underscore United's ongoing commitment to the Denver hub
and complement our existing service to other energy markets in North Dakota,"
said Randle Loveland, United's director of regional sales in Denver. "North
Dakota travelers will not only have access to Denver, but also convenient
connections from the hub to other destinations, including the U.S. West Coast
and Gulf Coast, Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean.
The flight schedules are as follows:
Denver - Dickinson Dickinson - Denver
Departs Arrives Departs Arrives
10:00 a.m. 11:32 a.m. 7:30 a.m. 9:00 a.m.
8:15 p.m. 9:47 p.m. 11:57 a.m. 1:37 p.m.
These new flights will be available for sale at united.com and through other
distribution systems on February 9, 2013.
United Airlines and United Express operate an average of 5,472 flights a day
to 381 airports across six continents. In 2012, United and United Express
carried more passenger traffic than any other airline in the world and
operated nearly two million flights carrying 140 million customers. United is
investing in upgrading its onboard products and now offers more flat-bed seats
in its premium cabins and more extra-legroom economy-class seating than any
airline in North America. In 2013, United became the first U.S.-based
international carrier to offer satellite-based Wi-Fi on long-haul overseas
routes. The airline also features DIRECTV® on nearly 200 aircraft, offering
customers more live television access than any other airline in theworld.
United operates nearly 700 mainline aircraft and has made large-scale
investments in its fleet. In 2013, United will continue to modernize its fleet
by taking delivery of more than two dozen new Boeing aircraft. The company
expanded its industry-leading global route network in 2012, launching nine new
international and 18 new domestic routes. Business Traveler magazine awarded
United Best Airline for North American Travel for 2012, and readers of Global
Traveler magazine have voted United's MileagePlus program the best frequent
flyer program for nine consecutive years. United is a founding member of Star
Alliance, which provides service to 194 countries via 27 member airlines. More
than 85,000 United employees reside in every U.S. state and in countries
around the world. For more information, visit united.com or follow United on
Twitter and Facebook. The common stock of United's parent, United Continental
Holdings, Inc., is traded on the NYSE under the symbol UAL.
SOURCE United Continental Holdings, Inc.
Contact: United Continental Holdings, Inc. Worldwide Media Relations,
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